October 16

George Washington Williams

George Washington Williams (born October 16, 1849) U.S. African-American historian, political activist, Baptist minister – History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880 (1882)

George Turner

George Turner (born October 16, 1916) Australian science fiction writer – The Sea and Summer (1987)

Bob Weir

Robert Hall Weir (Bob Weir) (born October 16, 1947) U.S. musician, singer/songwriter: The Grateful Dead - “Sugar Magnolia”